Podcasts

Grant Morrison Interview

This week Tom and Simon interviewed the amazing Grant Morrison about his new book Supergods, which charts the history of superheroes and their meaning in the modern world.  We also quizzed him about magic, his continuing run on Batman, his…

Klaus Janson Interview

Comics legend Klaus Jason came to Orbital for a signing last week and the Orbiting Pod didn’t miss the chance to have a chat, now available here.

EPISODE 29

Episode 29 of The Orbiting Pod, recorded during the heatwave. Can you tell? Episode 29 Picks this week include Thunderbolts #159 from Marvel, Luchadoras by Peggy Adams from Blank Slate, Congress of the Animals by Jim Woodring from Fantagraphics, and…

EPISODE 28

In Episode 28 of The Orbiting Pod, we take it to the MAX with Supreme Power #1, show some lupine love for X-Factor #221, get high with Fly #1, and set sail with Northlanders #41. We also present the first…

EPISODE 27

Episode 27 is another Orbiting Pod Special, as we chat to Kate Brown (Fish & Chocolate) and Paul Duffield (Freakangels) discussing how they got started in comics, their work with Tokyopop and the DFC, Whitechapel, and the work they’ve got…

EPISODE 26

In episode 26 we shift up our regular format to discuss the recent big announcement from DC regarding their September relaunch and simultaneous day-and-date digital release.  We also review Flashpoint #2, the first wave of Flashpoint tie-ins (Batman: Knight of Vengeance…

EPISODE 25

In our 25th episode special we pull out all the stops to bring you the best in comics commentary, news and banter.  This week the guys discuss Captain America #618, Detective Comics #877, Wolverine #9 and Xombi #3, and round up the…

EPISODE 24

This episode the Orbiting Pod crew discuss Chester Brown’s highly anticipated new book Paying For It, Grant Morrison’s latest Batman Inc. #6 and the the new hardcover of the first volume of Powers, and round up the rest of this weeks books, including…